Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Exports: Leather and composite leather apparel

Leather and composite leather apparel, the No. 669 export by value totaled $5.67 million for the month of May, $46.68 million through May of 2020, and $182.1 million for all of 2019, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$12.67 M
2Panama$4.6 M
3Mexico$3.08 M
4Japan$2.8 M
5United Kingdom$2.39 M
6France$1.3 M
7The Netherlands$1.22 M
8China$921,223
9Bahamas$916,738
10Italy$891,996
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U.S. exports of Leather and composite leather apparel decreased 36.75 percent through May to $46.68 million

U.S. exports of Leather and composite leather apparel decreased 36.75 percent from $73.81 million to $46.68 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 669 through May among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 614 for the last full year with a total value of $182.1 million, a $1.35 million, 0.75 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Panama, No. 3 The Netherlands, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 Mexico. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 3 Port of Long Beach, No. 4 Los Angeles International Airport and No. 5 Port of Palm Beach, Fla..

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Panama, No. 3 Mexico, No. 4 Japan and No. 5 The Netherlands. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 John F. Kennedy International Airport and No. 5 Port of Palm Beach, Fla..

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first five months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 13.19 percent compared to last year to $6.12 million.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 22.11 percent compared to last year to $4.25 million.
  • Port of Long Beach fell 46.68 percent compared to last year to $4.16 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 46.66 percent compared to last year to $3.81 million.
  • Port of Palm Beach, Fla. fell 31.69 percent compared to last year to $3.16 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports from No. 1 Canada decreased $61,461, 0.13 percent, (104.13 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 2 Panama decreased $1.21 million, 5.59 percent, (43.71 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 3 The Netherlands increased $9.99 million, 164.11 percent, (34.42 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 4 Japan decreased $2.86 million, 17.49 percent, (28.92 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports from No. 5 Mexico decreased $7.67 million, 44.38 percent, (20.6 percent market share).

All totaled, 59.42 percent of all these Leather and composite leather apparel exports from the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $108.2 million of the $182.1 million total.

All totaled, 46.05 percent of all these Leather and composite leather apparel exports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $21.5 million of the $46.68 million total